from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. In a slow tempo. Used chiefly as a direction.
- n. A lento passage or movement.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Very slow.
- adv. Very slowly.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Slow; in slow time; slowly; -- rarely written lente.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In music, at a slow tempo. Also lent.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of tempo) slow
- adv. in music
Italian, from Latin lentus, slow.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Borrowing from Italian lento. (Wiktionary)